Boss Level at Quest Schools is an intensive two-week school-wide collaboration at the end of each trimester, where students work in teams to solve a difficult design challenge that synthesizes everything they’ve learned in all their classes.
Business 2 CommunityGamification and the Education System, Time for an Upgrade?Business 2 CommunityThe principles of gamification have been at the centre of educational learning theory since the beginning.
Last month, the NY Times declared 2012 as the year of the MOOC. With so many educators and students involved in these courses, we should think about how we can best convert the university course experience to this new, scalable online experience.
STEM educator Shawn Cornally discusses why simply pulling games into the classroom does not necessarily make for a relevant lesson, but strategically using them--for example, as a gateway into computer programming--can present excellent learning...
Whoa! It's a 48 Hour Game Jam happening simultaneously in NYC and London. WITH MIND CANDY, GITHUB AND MOZILLA At the Mozilla Space in London DOORS OPEN AT 6:30 FRIDAY THE 14TH OF DECEMBER WITH SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS.
How well we learn is directly linked to where we learn. Because the digital age has changed the way we gather knowledge dramatically, places where we learn now look and feel very differently than they did just a decade earlier.
I work for a company called pixelfountain who design, develop and deliver games based learning primarily to the adult training and development market. We have recently been given the opportunity however, to work on a ...